• Short Summary

    SAINT DENNIS (DIONYSSIOS) DAY - PATRON SAINT OF ATHENS - WAS CELEBRATED THROUGHOUT GREECE YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) WITH SPECIAL LITURGIES AND LITANIES MARKING THE 1000TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST MONASTERY ON MOUNT ATHOS.

  • Description

    SAINT DENNIS (DIONYSSIOS) DAY - PATRON SAINT OF ATHENS - WAS CELEBRATED THROUGHOUT GREECE YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) WITH SPECIAL LITURGIES AND LITANIES MARKING THE 1000TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST MONASTERY ON MOUNT ATHOS.

    PATRIARCHATES OF THE EASTERN CHURCH, A REPRESENTATIVE OF THE KING, CABINET MINISTERS AND MEMBERS OF THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS WERE AMONG THE BIG CROWD ATTENDING THE LITURGY AT THE CHURCH OF SAINT DENNIS.

    AFTER THE LITURGY, PRIESTS, WEARING THEIR MAGNIFICENT ROBES AND BEARING THE GREAT ICON OF SAINT DENNIS, LED THE LITANY THROUGH THE MAIN STREETS OF ATHENS.THE RELIGIOUS SERVICE WAS CONDUCTED BY THE ARCHBISHOP OF ATHENS, AIDED BY TWO METROPOLITANS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA63GVX8N7NIQ2BHZ1P9SHOJAP4
    Media URN:
    VLVA63GVX8N7NIQ2BHZ1P9SHOJAP4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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